Middle-Market Trends

Buying a Troubled Co. With Pension Overhang: Must You Pay More for Certainty?

Distressed M&A transactions structured out of court may come with serious issues related to pension obligations and successor liability.

Keep Your Products Moving Without Breaking the Bank

To counteract higher transportation costs in the post-recession environment, companies should evaluate shipping processes and work to increase efficiency.

Building a Bridge Between PE and the Construction Sector

By overcoming differences, private equity funds and construction businesses can capitalize on opportunities for successful deals.

Lady Gaga Should Inspire Financial Advisers – CNBC

Financial advisers can learn a lot from the social media presence of celebrity icon Lady Gaga and other unlikely inspirations.

There’s Gold in Used Threads

According to thredUP.com, a virtual marketplace for buying and selling “like-new” women’s and kids’ clothing, online demand for gently used stuff is picking up steam.